Billboard presents The 2014 Power 100, as they rank this list of hierarchy with their vision of power as “It’s the ability to reshape the world around you according to your vision.” What better term to define this top 100 list of 2014 with the term “power;” hence the music business focuses around the continuous strive of excellence and prestige in order to gain their power in whichever way it may be. From artists to top elite managers, and even entrepreneurs who have grown their business to a multi-million platform, you will come across seeing a variety of influential people that have implemented a significant role in the music business.

The Bonnie and Clyde power couple, Jay-Z & Beyonce are ranked number one for Billboards Power 100 of 2014. CEO of Live Nation Entertainment, Michael Rapino stands at number 4. It’s a long list, but you will catch yourself recognizing a number of electronic dance leaders like Scooter Braun ranking at number 33 as he runs his own company, SB Project and manages many artists like Martin Garrix and Justin Bieber. Going down the list, take a stop at number 52, CEO of SFX Entertainment, Robert Sillerman. The creator and head chief night owl of Insomniac Events, Pasquale Rotella stands at number 72.

See the rest: The 2014 Billboard Power 100 list and also what Billboard has to say about each one.